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'Outrageous': Field trip re-enacts slavery using kids

"You're not a person, you're property." "You're an animal working in the fields the rest of your life." "You don't have any rights, we own you." Not exactly what you'd want yelled at a group of middle-schoolers on an overnight field trip.

VIDEO: 'Hiccup girl' now on trial for murder

The "hiccup girl" is on trial in Florida for first degree murder charges. Jennifer Mee, 22, who made national news after she hiccuped continuously for five weeks is accused of murdering Shannon Griffin in 2010.

Emmys 2013: Bryan Cranston, man of the moment

Right now, Bryan Cranston is The Man.

How 'Glee's' Naya Rivera met Big Sean

In case you haven't heard, "Glee" star Naya Rivera is taken -- and its all thanks to Twitter. The 26-year-old singer/actress has been dating rapper Big Sean "for a minute now," as she tells Access Hollywood, and it turns out that their romance was

Hepatitis C case linked to Oklahoma dentist's office

An investigation into an Oklahoma dentist accused of potentially exposing patients to disease confirmed one case of patient-to-patient hepatitis C transmission, health officials said Wednesday. A total of 89 of W.

Coalition a must if Russia to help destroy Syrian stockpile, official says

Russia is willing to participate in the transportation and destruction of Syrian chemical weapons, but only as part of an international coalition, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Thursday.

Obama: Let's avoid 'apocalypse'

President Barack Obama again made his case that Congress must pass a budget and not negotiate on the health care law Wednesday, this time to business leaders. Obama blamed an "ideological faction" of the Republican Party for the "ideological fight

FBI barred from making Benghazi arrests in Libya

The Libyan government will not allow the FBI into Benghazi to arrest suspects for last year's deadly terror attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission, a top State Department official told a House panel on Wednesday.

Bush, Jindal offer input on Obamcare showdown

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Two potential contenders for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination weighed in Wednesday on the congressional battle over Obamacare that's now putting a government shutdown at risk. While former Florida Gov.